Our Areas of Legal Practice…

We would be glad to provide an initial consultation to discuss your individual circumstances and needs in the following areas…
Family Law
Foreclosure Defense
Real Estate
Wills & Trusts
Civil Litigation

Real Estate Law

When buying or selling a house, commercial property, undeveloped land or investment property, obtaining legal advice on real estate transactions may avoid costly oversights. We help individuals and businesses facilitate residential and commercial real estate transactions with the goal that the transactions are completed efficiently.

We provide a full range of real estate services, including:

  • Drafting and reviewing purchase and sales agreements
  • Conducting due diligence for real estate transactions
  • Drafting and reviewing easements and other land use restrictions and covenants
  • Preparing title opinions
  • Drafting and reviewing leases
  • Drafting and reviewing deeds and other transfer documents
  • Subdivisions

Foreclosure Litigation

If you are having trouble making your mortgage payments, if you are frustrated with being underwater or upside down with your mortgage, or if home foreclosure proceedings have already begun, we are committed to helping individuals and families throughout throughout our area with mortgage default and home foreclosure issues.

While strategies will vary depending on your specific circumstances, some of the options we may pursue include:

  • Negotiation of your mortgage to avoid foreclosure
  • Negotiation and approval of a short sale
  • Strategic foreclosure
  • Foreclosure defense due to an invalid foreclosure
  • Filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy
  • Other strategies

Family Law

Family law is a complex issue. Anytime the legal world and personal relationships cross paths, tension usually results. At Howell Law we strive to offer compassionate, professional family law services. Our goal is to find the best possible solution for our clients, while at the same time respecting the needs of you and your family.

We are highly experienced in all areas of Family law, including:

  • Divorce
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Enforcements and Contempt
  • Custody Modifications
  • Guardianships
  • Adoptions
  • Terminations
  • Probate

Wills & Trusts

We understand that planning for the protection and transfer of family assets is a vital concern of most families. Estate Plans are not just for wealthy people. An estate plan is designed to allow your assets are distributed according to your wishes after you pass from this life. In many situations, probate costs and estate taxes may be eliminated or significantly reduced, through proper planning.

 We work with individuals and families in implementing advanced estate planning strategies, including:

  • Last Will & Testament
  • Financial Power of Attorney
  • Revocable Living Trust (RLT)
  • Qualified Personal Residence Trusts (QPRT)
  • Domestic Asset Protection Trusts (DAPT)
  • Irrevocable Life Insurance Trust (ILIT)
  • Intentionally Defective Grantor Trust (IDGT)
  • Family Limited Partnerships (FLP)
  • Limited Liability Companies (LLC)

…and many other strategies to numerous to mention.

For Our Hispanic/Latino Clients ~

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We work as a single united team to give our clients the highest quality advice possible and achieve successful results.